whatever (one) says goes

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whatever (one) says goes

One has the ultimate authority among a particular group; you must do what one says. I don't care whatever your supervisor said. I'm the boss here, so whatever I say goes. I'm leaving Jane in charge, so whatever she says goes, OK?
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what/whatever somebody says, ˈgoes

(informal, often humorous) when a particular person in authority gives an order, this order must be obeyed: Sarah wanted the kitchen painted green, and whatever she says, goes.Don’t argue with me. I’m the boss here and what I say goes.
See also: goes, somebody, what, whatever
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On being told Williams had decided to name the pair Murena, rather than SerAndy as the Scot suggested, Murray smiled: "Serena is the boss, so whatever she says goes."
The first!" King Alice is full of creative ideas for how to spend the unexpected day off, and whatever she says goes. While her mother tends to the baby, King Alice and her drowsy but willing father write and illustrate a story.
"It's a great part and I'm playing a man that is at least 10 years younger than me, which is always nice!" And as for working with his wife, Richard has this to say: "Well she's the boss, whatever she says goes."
But at the end of the day, it is Madonna and whatever she says goes." Madonna, who also sings the film's theme tune, is due to start shooting scenes opposite 007 Pierce Brosnan and co-star Halle Berry today at Pinewood Studios.
"She is my mum - so whatever she says goes. But I don't think she actually talked to me after the Chelsea she answered the phone.
'My mum (Kay) seems to run the show in our house - she the governor and whatever she says goes.